Tips for planning healthy meals

Food and Nutrition Info | NYC Department of Health

Food Everyone

The Department of Health compiles nutrition tips and strategies for planning healthy meals on a budget. You can view their guides.

Other Food Programs

Community Food Connection (CFC)

NYC Human Resources Administration (HRA)

Food from pantries and community kitchens

Free food from food pantries and community kitchens.

Summer Meals

NYC Department of Education

Free summer meals for children and young adults

Get free breakfast or lunch at schools, community pool centers, parks, and food trucks near you during the summer.

Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children (WIC)

NYS Department of Health (NYS DOH)

Healthy food for families

Free healthy food, counseling about healthy eating, breastfeeding support, and referrals for women, infants, and children under five.

Updated December 20, 2023